She’s in the Army Now
Character: Pvt. Rita Jennings
Directed by: Hy Averback
Written by: Earl W. Wallace
Produced by: Harry R. Sherman
Cast Members: Kathleen Quinlan, Susan Blanchard, Melanie Griffith, Julie Carmen, Janet MacLachlan, Dale Robinette, Robert Peirce, Barbara Lynn Block, Rocky Bauer, Douglas Dirkson
Released date: May 15, 1981
Akin to Private Benjamin, this comedy deals with the tough life of female army recruits going through basic training. Through their training they come to realize that there is more to being tough than having muscles.
• The Army will never be the same!